Transporter (patient transport between departments) - Full Time Days in Hickory, NC at LifePoint Health

Date Posted: 2/22/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Frye Regional Medical Center

JOB SUMMARY
Transports patients, specimens, and equipment throughout the facility.

Reports to: Manager, Ancillary Services
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
Transports patients via wheelchair, stretcher or bed to designated sites as requested, including patients with oxygen
tanks, intravenous pumps, drips, monitors and other equipment.
Assists patients with entering and exiting vehicles, including transfer from or to wheelchairs or stretchers.
Delivers equipment and specimens to requesting staff or department. Assists staff with removal of deceased bodies
from units and transport to morgue.

Greets and provides information and direction to patients and visitors.

Job Requirements

JOB REQUIREMENTS

Minimum education

High school diploma or equivalent required

Required Skills

Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to

work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.

Certifications:

Basic Life Support (BLS) through AHA

CPI preferred


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